Kudos to MetLife for undertaking this initiative designed to better understand how structured settlements are perceived.
A few key attorney findings with respect to structured settlements:
94% are somewhat or very familiar with them,
34% always recommend them whereas 47% sometimes do; and,
81% are concerned about depletion of clients' settlement funds.
This survey reinforces the vital role both the attorney and structured settlement broker play in helping clients secure their futures with structured settlements.
Meanwhile, On a Related Topic
Attorneys and claims professionals involved in employment litigation will want to be sure to check out our latest YouTube video on the subject.
The five-minute video walks the viewers through a hypothetical case study that results in the plaintiff netting 45% MORE money by structuring the settlement instead of choosing an all-cash option.